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Editorial
Role of endoscopic therapy in early esophageal cancer 
Sonika Malik, Gautam Sharma, Madhusudhan R Sanaka, Prashanthi N Thota 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):3965-3973. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.3965
Biomarkers for hepatocellular carcinoma: What’s new on the horizon? 
Matthias Ocker 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):3974-3979. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.3974
Review
Changing role of histopathology in the diagnosis and management of hepatocellular carcinoma 
Archana Rastogi 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4000-4013. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4000
Minireviews
Endoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease: Role in diagnosis, management, and treatment 
Clayton M Spiceland, Nilesh Lodhia 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4014-4020. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4014
Biosimilars in paediatric inflammatory bowel disease 
Joanna Sieczkowska-Golub, Dorota Jarzebicka, Grzegorz Oracz, Jaroslaw Kierkus 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4021-4027. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4021
Basic Study
Adiponectin affects the mechanical responses in strips from the mouse gastric fundus 
Eglantina Idrizaj, Rachele Garella, Giovanni Castellini, Hermine Mohr, Natalia S Pellegata, Fabio Francini, Valdo Ricca, Roberta Squecco, Maria Caterina Baccari 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4028-4035. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4028
Daikenchuto (Da-Jian-Zhong-Tang) ameliorates intestinal fibrosis by activating myofibroblast transient receptor potential ankyrin 1 channel 
Keizo Hiraishi, Lin-Hai Kurahara, Miho Sumiyoshi, Yao-Peng Hu, Kaori Koga, Miki Onitsuka, Daibo Kojima, Lixia Yue, Hidetoshi Takedatsu, Yu-Wen Jian, Ryuji Inoue 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4036-4053. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4036
Retrospective Cohort Study
Portosplenomesenteric vein thrombosis in patients with early-stage severe acute pancreatitis 
Ling Ding, Feng Deng, Chen Yu, Wen-Hua He, Liang Xia, Mi Zhou, Xin Huang, Yu-Peng Lei, Xiao-Jiang Zhou, Yin Zhu, Nong-Hua Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4054-4060. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4054
Retrospective Study
Serum anti-Helicobacter pylori antibody titer and its association with gastric nodularity, atrophy, and age: A cross-sectional study 
Osamu Toyoshima, Toshihiro Nishizawa, Kosuke Sakitani, Tadahiro Yamakawa, Yoshiyuki Takahashi, Nobutake Yamamichi, Keisuke Hata, Yasuyuki Seto, Kazuhiko Koike, Hidenobu Watanabe, Hidekazu Suzuki 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4061-4068. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4061
Observational Study
Real-life chromoendoscopy for dysplasia surveillance in ulcerative colitis 
Pasquale Klepp, Anita Tollisen, Arne Røseth, Milada Cvancarova Småstuen, Solveig N Andersen, Morten Vatn, Bjørn A Moum, Stephan Brackmann 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4069-4076. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4069
Randomized Clinical Trial
Usefulness of the clip-flap method of endoscopic submucosal dissection: A randomized controlled trial 
Hiromitsu Ban, Mitsushige Sugimoto, Taketo Otsuka, Masaki Murata, Toshiro Nakata, Hiroshi Hasegawa, Osamu Inatomi, Shigeki Bamba, Akira Andoh 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4077-4085. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4077
Case Report
Infant cholestasis patient with a novel missense mutation in the AKR1D1 gene successfully treated by early adequate supplementation with chenodeoxycholic acid: A case report and review of the literature 
Hui-Hui Wang, Fei-Qiu Wen, Dong-Ling Dai, Jian-She Wang, Jing Zhao, Kenneth DR Setchell, Li-Na Shi, Shao-Ming Zhou, Si-Xi Liu, Qing-Hua Yang 
World J Gastroenterol 24(35):4086-4092. Published online Sep 21, 2018. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v24.i35.4086